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Food meets style at Hysan Place,with help from Jasons

Jasons Food & Living seeks to create a "food meets style experience, with a wide range of wines (below) and products (top)".Photos: SCMP Pictures

Hong Kong foodies will love the second basement floor in Causeway Bay's newest shopping centre, with goodies from 28 countries.

Monday, 13 August, 2012, 12:04pm

Food safety is of vital importance

From ensuring the freshness of thousands of types of foods, to innovating to meet changing customer needs, high-end supermarket and retail chain City Super Group is committed to offering top-notch products and services.

17 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Goodbye, paradise

Hong Kong is more like a shopper's hell than the paradise it's made out to be. A survey ranks our shopping streets the second-worst in the world for their unfriendly salespeople and poor hygiene.

Singapore's Orchard Road topped the list for its spotless wide pavements and varied stores. Luxembourg's Liberty Avenue came second, followed by Amsterdam's P.C. Hooftstraat.

5 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Smart people know where to look for best style bargains in town

Hongkongers are serious about shopping and, when it comes to fashion, there is nothing they love more than the latest designs at a great price.

This is where Horizon Plaza has an edge -it has designer fashion for everyone at fabulous discounts all year round.

4 May 2011 - 12:00am

Should supermarkets offer a cash rebate to shoppers who use their own bags?

Matthew Murchie, 15, St Joseph's College

Offering a cash rebate for shoppers who bring their own bags may seem like a good idea, but how effective is it really?

Shoppers who do not bring their own bags still get free ones, and a cash rebate of less than HK$1 is hardly an overwhelming incentive to bring a bag.

6 May 2009 - 12:00am

Donate to charity and shop with a free heart

With summer on the way and many teenagers looking to get a whole new wardrobe, Tuen Mun Town Plaza is organising a campaign that will help them find space to put their new clothes.

19 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Talkback

What can be done to increase organ donations?

16 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

Shoppers not happy with long waits and lack of salespeople

Shoppers are becoming less happy with the service they receive in Hong Kong, with most complaints about long waiting times and a lack of salespeople, according to the latest survey of customers by Polytechnic University.

The findings show the customers' perceived-value index has continued to fall since peaking in the second half of 2006.

30 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Mega-shopping centre flood ready for Games

Beijing continues to transform retail landscape

With the countdown to the opening of the Beijing Olympic Games well under way, nowhere is evidence of the preparations for the big event more dramatically on display than the city's transformed retail landscape.

2 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Stylish shoppers have bags in their clutches

Accessories line Kotur hosted a reception at the Kee Club in November to launch its online shop and show off its autumn/winter merchandise to the city's top shoppers.

21 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Pirates now accepting credit cards

Shoppers lured by new tactic risk having data stolen

Vendors of counterfeit products are switching from 'cash-only' sales and beginning to accept payment by credit card to lure shoppers to spend more, customs officials say.

However, shoppers run the risk of having their card data stolen, they warned.

13 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Shops prepare for another bumper year of sales

Last year's healthy retail sales growth, fuelled by the buoyant stock market, is expected to hold steady although retailers are gearing up for some stiff competition.

Retailers, from Disney to department stores, enjoyed a bumper year last year and were impressed by strong consumer demand.

2 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Offbeat style

ON LAN STREET was once one of Central's quieter lanes, with a few nail salons and maternity wear shops. Now, it's a hip shopping destination with boutiques such as Maison Martin Margiela (MMM) and Ann Demeulemeester.

2 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Shopping spurt

Shoppers in Tsim Sha Tsui caught a first glimpse of the Aqua Fantasia multimedia water show last night during a 30-minute test run beside the clock tower.

The show is part of the city's two-month long Shopping Festival, which starts at the end of next week.

24 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Putonghua still poor behind the counter

Shop staff in Hong Kong still can't speak Putonghua well enough to deal appropriately with mainland customers, say shoppers.

29 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

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